Annotations - Louisa May Alcott, "Transcendental Wild Oats" (1873)

Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888)

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Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888) was a self-taught philosopher, educator, writer, lecturer, and reformer: a vegan, abolitionist, suffragist, and pacifist. He is referred to as "Brother Lamb" and "Abel (Lamb)" in the text.




(image accompanies his obituary)
Appleton's annual cyclopedia and register of important events: embracing political, military, an ecclesiastical affairs; public documents; biography, statistics, commerce, finance, literature, science, agriculture, and mechanical industry. Vol. 13 New York: Appleton, 1875. 10.